Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
SLV Raju 17.5 13 12 6 0.67 India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
SLV Raju 36.0 25 25 2 0.69 India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
A Ranatunga 10.0 8 7 0 0.70 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985 Test # 1023
RK Chauhan 11.0 8 8 3 0.72 India Ahmedabad 8 Feb 1994 Test # 1247
B Kumar 11.0 8 8 4 0.72 India Kolkata 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
RK Chauhan 24.0 18 20 1 0.83 India Colombo (SSC) 27 Jul 1993 Test # 1228
WPUJC Vaas 21.0 14 20 4 0.95 Sri Lanka Chennai 2 Dec 2005 Test # 1775
PP Ojha 13.0 6 13 0 1.00 India Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010 Test # 1966
RJ Shastri 11.0 4 11 4 1.00 India Cuttack 4 Jan 1987 Test # 1064
N Kapil Dev 29.4 15 36 4 1.21 India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
SLV Raju 20.0 10 25 2 1.25 India Lucknow 18 Jan 1994 Test # 1244
RK Chauhan 18.0 11 23 1 1.27 India Mohali 19 Nov 1997 Test # 1385
N Kapil Dev 26.0 13 34 2 1.30 India Colombo (SSC) 27 Jul 1993 Test # 1228
HMCM Bandara 11.2 6 15 1 1.32 Sri Lanka Chennai 2 Dec 2005 Test # 1775
EAR de Silva 15.0 6 20 0 1.33 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985 Test # 1023
I Sharma 15.0 8 20 3 1.33 India Galle 31 Jul 2008 Test # 1884
RAS Lakmal 19.0 12 26 4 1.36 Sri Lanka Kolkata 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
N Kapil Dev 24.0 11 33 0 1.37 India Colombo (PSS) 4 Aug 1993 Test # 1229
NS Yadav 15.0 6 21 1 1.40 India Cuttack 4 Jan 1987 Test # 1064
RK Chauhan 34.0 13 48 4 1.41 India Mumbai 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
RK Chauhan 30.0 14 45 3 1.50 India Ahmedabad 8 Feb 1994 Test # 1247
NS Yadav 14.0 6 21 2 1.50 India Nagpur 27 Dec 1986 Test # 1063
EAR de Silva 12.0 5 18 0 1.50 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985 Test # 1023
ST Jayasuriya 10.0 6 15 0 1.50 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 9 Aug 1997 Test # 1376
G Sharma 17.0 5 26 1 1.52 India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
IK Pathan 22.0 8 34 3 1.54 India Delhi 10 Dec 2005 Test # 1776
SLV Raju 23.5 7 38 5 1.59 India Ahmedabad 8 Feb 1994 Test # 1247
AD Mathews 15.0 7 24 2 1.60 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 20 Aug 2015 Test # 2177
A Kumble 28.0 9 45 0 1.60 India Ahmedabad 8 Feb 1994 Test # 1247
PP Ojha 23.0 12 37 2 1.60 India Kanpur 24 Nov 2009 Test # 1935
UT Yadav 13.0 5 21 2 1.61 India Pallekele 12 Aug 2017 Test # 2269
ST Jayasuriya 21.0 10 34 1 1.61 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 29 Aug 2001 Test # 1559
RJ Shastri 45.3 11 74 3 1.62 India Colombo (PSS) 6 Sep 1985 Test # 1024
AB Agarkar 11.0 3 18 1 1.63 India Ahmedabad 18 Dec 2005 Test # 1778
BKV Prasad 18.0 6 30 1 1.66 India Mumbai 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
J Srinath 15.0 5 25 1 1.66 India Mumbai 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
M Muralitharan 24.3 8 41 3 1.67 Sri Lanka Galle 14 Aug 2001 Test # 1555
CRD Fernando 25.0 9 42 5 1.68 Sri Lanka Galle 14 Aug 2001 Test # 1555
I Sharma 19.0 5 32 3 1.68 India Colombo (SSC) 28 Aug 2015 Test # 2179
ND Hirwani 20.0 9 34 1 1.70 India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
WPUJC Vaas 22.0 10 38 1 1.72 Sri Lanka Galle 14 Aug 2001 Test # 1555
CDUS Weerasinghe 16.0 7 28 0 1.75 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 6 Sep 1985 Test # 1024
FS Ahangama 27.3 10 49 3 1.78 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985 Test # 1023
M Muralitharan 26.5 10 49 5 1.82 Sri Lanka Galle 14 Aug 2001 Test # 1555
AD Mathews 13.0 6 24 1 1.84 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 28 Aug 2015 Test # 2179
A Kumble 41.0 19 76 1 1.85 India Mumbai 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
A Kumble 37.0 10 69 4 1.86 India Lucknow 18 Jan 1994 Test # 1244
M Prabhakar 31.0 14 59 2 1.90 India Colombo (PSS) 4 Aug 1993 Test # 1229
RA Jadeja 45.0 13 86 2 1.91 India Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286
HDPK Dharmasena 34.0 11 65 0 1.91 Sri Lanka Mohali 19 Nov 1997 Test # 1385
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Minimum of 60 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi, 3rd Test, Dec 2-6, 2017 [Test # 2286]
India v Sri Lanka at Nagpur, 2nd Test, Nov 24-27, 2017 [Test # 2283]
India v Sri Lanka at Kolkata, 1st Test, Nov 16-20, 2017 [Test # 2281]